Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

18 September

IUR Brown Bag Seminar #8

  • 12:00 - 13:00
  • NIC826, NIAGARA, MALMÖ UNIVERSITY

Presenter: Defne Kadıoğlu Title: Comparably Cheap? The Context to Berlin’s Housing Crisis This is a Brown Bag Seminar, feel free to bring your own lunch. Want to know more about the IUR Brown Bag Seminar Series? Check the full program here. If you don’t have access to the 8th floor, please contact the IUR (iur@mau.se) one day before […]

18 - 19 September

Keynote: Smart cities for city officials

  • Het Nieuwe Instituut, Rotterdam, NL

Carina Listerborn will be one of the keynote speakers at Beyond Smart Cities Today, a symposium that will take place at the New Institute in Rotterdam.

18 - 19 September

Worlding smart cities: A view from Latin America

  • HET NIEUWE INSTITUUT, ROTTERDAM, NL

Claudia Fonseca Alfaro and Lorena Melgaço will present a paper within the panel Rethinking smart city scholarship at the Beyond Smart Cities Today symposium. Abstract: The potential and challenges triggered by the increasing use of digital technology in cities, the appearance of technology-driven models of urban development, and the growing popularity of the smart city […]

25 September

Alternative Urban Futures

  • Centre for Urban Studies, Amsterdam, NL

Peter Parker will be a speaker at the event Alternative Urban Futures taking place at the Centre for Urban Studies (CUS) in Amsterdam. The event includes the launch of two co-edited books: Enabling Urban Alternatives and The Production of Alternative Urban Spaces. In collaboration with Nina Vogel and Lisa Diedrich (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences […]

27 - 29 September

Bostadsvrålet 2019

  • Stockholm

Carina Listerborn will participate in three sessions (in Swedish) within the event Bostadsvrålet (Housing Scream). Om en ökande bostadsojämlikhet Söndag 29/9, Hökarängen. Konsthall C kl 10-10.45 Carina Listerborn presenterar boken Bostadsojämlikhet – röster om bostadsnöden (Premiss förlag) som bygger på ett femtiotal berättelser om hur bostadsmarknaden fungerar i praktiken och om de svårigheter som människor […]

27 September

Development through colonisation: Governing movements in the urban periphery

  • 15:15 - 17:00
  • LECTURE HALL B2, NIAGARA, MALMÖ UNIVERSITY

Open Urban Seminars “Förortspolitik” is here to stay. But how can we understand the wide-spread use of Swedish urban policies that aim to “combat segregation”? Nazem Tahvilzadeh, researcher at KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm will discuss the political functions of the area-based anti-segregation policies from a critical perspective, with a focus on how they […]

2 October

IUR Brown Bag Seminar #9

  • 12:00 - 13:00
  • NIC826, NIAGARA, MALMÖ UNIVERSITY

Presenter: Maria Engberg Title: The Data Society Research Program This is a Brown Bag Seminar, feel free to bring your own lunch. Want to know more about the IUR Brown Bag Seminar Series? Check the full program here. If you don’t have access to the 8th floor, please contact the IUR (iur@mau.se) one day before and someone will […]

4 October

IUR Workshop: Planning for Diversity

  • 09:00 - 15:00
  • STORM, Malmö University

Segregation and inequality predominate cities in general, including Malmö and Copenhagen. This workshop set focus is on city planning for diversity as a tool to counteract such developments. It aims at facilitating exchange of knowledge, experiences and collaborations between different actors, including politicians, civil servants, architects, activists and researchers. We expect to create fruitful exchanges […]

8 October

Smart Cities

  • 14:00 - 16:00
  • Ross North 120, York University, Canada

A talk hosted by the CITY Institute at York University (CITY) and the Department of Geography. Sidewalk Labs’ plans for Toronto shake the foundations of urban planning as we know it. Guy Baeten, Malmö University. Bringing feminist urban theory into smart city research. Carina Listerborn, Malmö University. It’s easier if we can do some technology […]

16 October

IUR Brown Bag Seminar #10

  • 12:00 - 13:00
  • NIC826, NIAGARA, MALMÖ UNIVERSITY

Presenter: Hoai Anh Tran Title: Public space and the performance of property. The case of Apple’s attempted store in the King’s Garden Park in Stockholm This is a Brown Bag Seminar, feel free to bring your own lunch. Want to know more about the IUR Brown Bag Seminar Series? Check the full program here. If you don’t have […]